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Strikes in Chile continue

Workers in Chile went on strike to speak out against private pension plans.

Chilean custom workers went on strike to protest disappointing private pension plans.


Italy hit with another earthquake

There was a large earthquake in Italy on Oct. 30.

There was another earthquake in Italy on October 30. Although it did not result in any fatalities, the destruction was still extensive.


Typhoons causing delays in China

There are plenty of typhoons in Southeastern Asia.

Typhoons have been problematic in China recently. Not only do they damage property, but they also cause major shipping delays.


Australia strikes cause shipping delays

Worker strikes across Australia can lead to shipping and travel delays.

Strikes across Australia extend from ports to airports. The lack of labor could lead to delays in shipping and even travel.